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  1. International Climate Change Law and State Compliance

    By Alexander Zahar

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    A solution to the problem of climate change requires close international cooperation and difficult reforms involving all states. Law has a clear role to play in that solution. What is not so clear is the role that law has played to date as a constraining factor on state conduct. International...

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Green vs. Green

    The Political, Legal, and Administrative Pitfalls Facing Green Energy Production

    By Ryan M. Yonk, Randy T. Simmons, Brian C. Steed

    Series: Routledge Research in Environmental Policy and Politics

    Renewable and carbon-neutral energy have been promoted as the future of energy production in the United States. Non-traditional energy sources show promise as alternatives to fossil fuels and may provide a sustainable source of energy in increasingly uncertain energy markets. However, these new...

    To Be Published January 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Changing Face of Land and Conservation in Post-colonial Africa

    Old Land, New Practices?

    Edited by George Barrett, Shirley Brooks, Jenny Josefsson, Nqobile Zulu

    The year 2013 marked the 100th anniversary of the 1913 Land Act in South Africa which legalised the violent dispossession and alienation of the African majority from the land. It is common cause that the alienation of land for conservation purposes, introduced to Africa under colonial rule, has...

    To Be Published January 11th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal

    Partnerships in Action

    By Rory Shand

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Environmental and sustainability issues are currently stretched by economic concerns and policy areas such as housing and education are therefore needed more than ever to help regenerate the social and urban environment. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal: Partnerships in Action uses detailed case...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 2014 International Conference on Energy and Environment

    Edited by Dawei Zheng

    Series: IRAICS Proceedings

    To Be Published January 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. The Politics of Green Transformations

    Edited by Ian Scoones, Melissa Leach, Peter Newell

    Series: Pathways to Sustainability

    Multiple ‘green transformations’ are required if humanity is to live sustainably on planet Earth. Recalling past transformations, this book examines what makes the current challenge different, and especially urgent. It examines how green transformations must take place in the context of the...

    To Be Published January 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Energy and Environmental Engineering

    Edited by Yijin Wu

    Series: Communications in Environmental Science

    To Be Published January 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Demystifying Sustainability

    Towards Real Solutions

    By Haydn Washington

    What is sustainability? Much has been said about the terms ‘sustainability’ and ‘sustainable development’ over the last few decades, but they have become buried under academic jargon. This book is one of the first that aims to demystify sustainability so that the layperson can understand the key...

    To Be Published January 27th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Clean Energy Urban Design

    The Energy Proforma in Policy and Practice

    By Dennis Frenchman, P. Christopher Zegras

    Clean Energy Urban Design: The Energy Proforma in Practice and Policy offers a new way of understanding urban energy consumption in fast growing China by asking a simple question: How does the design of neighborhoods affect energy consumption? Four years of research—including interviews of 4,500...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Low-Grade and Nonconventional Sources of Manganese (Routledge Revivals)

    By David B. Brookes

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1966, reports the results of a pilot study devoted to understanding the middle-term resource situation for one metal – manganese. Two factors bring the different parts of the manganese supply-demand picture together, one economic and the other political, both of which...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge